Wednesday forecast: Rain showers likely in the morning

Roughly a foot of snow is expected for the Sierra Nevada at elevations higher than 6,000 feet. "As the front moves through, scattered rain showers are possible across the New York City metro and Long Island Sound shoreline". Chance of precipitation... More..

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Evacuations ordered due to Oroville Dam spillway emergency
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Evacuations ordered due to Oroville Dam spillway emergency

Officials say Oroville Dam itself is sound and is a separate structure from the auxiliary spillway. February 11, 2017: Aerial photo released by the California Department of Water Resources shows the damaged...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Engineers work to repair Oroville Dam spillway ahead of more storms

Officials defended the decision to suddenly call for mass evacuations Sunday, just a few hours after saying the situation was stable, forcing families to rush to pack up and get out. "We don't have details on t...More..

Trump and Netanyahu to hold first White House talks
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Trump and Netanyahu to hold first White House talks

With all this considered, could a one-state solution really bring peace? SINGH: Critics continue to argue that this law we're talking about seems to represent a step away from an independent state for Palesti...More..

German Shepherd Rumor wins Best in Show at 141st Westminster Dog Show
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

German Shepherd Rumor wins Best in Show at 141st Westminster Dog Show

More than 2,800 dogs in 200 breeds are vying for the blue ribbon at Westminster, which began in 1877, making it the country's second longest-running sporting event behind the Kentucky Derby horse race, which ...More..

What the Trump travel ban court case may ultimately hinge on
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

What the Trump travel ban court case may ultimately hinge on

But the seven-nation ban has not been struck down; it is just in limbo while courts debate its legality. Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring's spokesman said it would be "the most in-depth examination of...More..

Florists Ready for Busy Valentine's Day
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Florists Ready for Busy Valentine's Day

Chin Eng, a florist assistant in Jalan Burma, said they received hundreds of orders to be delivered with many going the traditional route of a bouquet of roses with red and pink being the most popular colours. ...More..

Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR) Upgraded at JP Morgan Chase & Co
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR) Upgraded at JP Morgan Chase & Co

Wetherby Asset Management Inc. raised its stake in Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. - Petrobras by 7.1% in the fourth quarter. While for the next 5 years, the growth estimate is -27.7%. - Petrobras has P/S value of 0.6...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Secretary DeVos Right Choice to Address Education 'Crisis'

This came after the proposal got a 51-50 vote in favor of the MI philanthropist, with Vice-President Mike Pence having to cast a tie-breaking vote. The last Vice President to cast a tiebreaker vote was Dick C...More..

Light in the Sky? It Was a Missile Test, Navy Says
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Light in the Sky? It Was a Missile Test, Navy Says

The Trident II D5 is the latest generation of the US Navy's submarine-launched ballistic missiles and has a range of 7,359 km (4,573 miles). Flight tests are conducted on a frequent, recurring basis to ensure...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Kellyanne Conway violated federal standards of conduct, says ethics agency

Said Scarborough: "She goes out and lies and you find out about those lies a couple hours later..." In his letter to the White House, Mr Shaub wrote that his office's regulatory guidelines include an examp...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG)

Dollar General is among the largest retailers of top-quality products made by America's most trusted manufacturers such as Procter & Gamble, Kimberly-Clark, Unilever, Kellogg's, General Mills, Nabisco, Fruit of...More..

'This in NOT A Drill.' Evacuations ordered below damaged California dam
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

'This in NOT A Drill.' Evacuations ordered below damaged California dam

On Sunday night they began the controlled release of 100,000 cubic feet per second of water in an effort to lower water levels in the lake. It also ensures, during times of high water levels, that the water...More..

Cherry Hill Seniors Renew Vows On Valentine's Day
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Cherry Hill Seniors Renew Vows On Valentine's Day

The downtown office alone is expected to marry about 145 couples. "You don't even know her birthday!" And then waited expectantly in chairs for their numbers to be called - and the new chapter of their lives to...More..

Amber Alert issued for missing IN teen
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Amber Alert issued for missing IN teen

Lt. Westerfield said she could not deny or confirm both bases are connected, but assured that there is no need for the community to start to worry. Police do not know if she is in a vehicle or on foot. Police s...More..

Two Federal Courts Rule Against Trump in Entry Ban Cases
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Two Federal Courts Rule Against Trump in Entry Ban Cases

To figure out what path the president's order will take to its ultimate resolution, Quartz consulted a constitutional law scholar: Erwin Chemerinsky, the dean of UC Irvine's law school. Please consult your ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Enrique Marquez, Jr. pleads guilty to aiding San Bernardino shooters

As part of the plea agreement, he admitted that he conspired with Farook to carry out two attacks that never happened. In his plea agreement, Marquez admitted that he and Farook had planned to carry out an at...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Man, toddler killed, pregnant woman injured in Chicago shooting

Police said the man was pronounced dead on the scene. She is now in fair condition. The tragic shooting occurred in the midst of a bloody surge of violence in the nation's third largest city, which has rais...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Red Cross volunteers from the Quad Cities sent to help California evacuees

The erosion damage below the Oroville Lake emergency spillway is seen from the air on February 13, 2017, in Oroville, California. According to the Butte County Sherriff's Department , the emergency rep...More..

Oroville dam evacuation order lifted, warning remains
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Oroville dam evacuation order lifted, warning remains

The sheriff said he had received assurances from state and federal experts that the situation was now deemed safe. Bill Croyle, acting director of the Department of Water Resources , said the rain expected l...More..

Evacuees around damaged Northern California dam can return home
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Evacuees around damaged Northern California dam can return home

Crews have been working day and night to reinforce the emergency spillway of the Oroville Dam. On Monday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ordered the the state water agency "to initiate immediate des...More..

Homeland Security Secretary commends ICE officers for enforcement actions
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Homeland Security Secretary commends ICE officers for enforcement actions

Kelly said Trump "has been clear" that deporting undocumented immigrants is a critical mission of the DHS, "with a specific focus on those who pose a threat to public safety, have been charged with criminal off...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Chance The Rapper Announces Spring 2017 North American Tour

One can't say the same for the Blackstar , the winning album by the night's second-biggest victor, late music icon David Bowie. Coloring Book references "Aunt Beyonce" and features appearances from his "bi...More..

Top Dems fall for fake Flynn Twitter account
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Top Dems fall for fake Flynn Twitter account

The Twitter account acknowledges in its description that it is a parody account. The fake Flynn has been imitating him since February 1. The incident came in a Tuesday news conference after the resignatio...More..

Donald Trump Is Selling Access to the 'Winter White House' for $200000
by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Donald Trump Is Selling Access to the 'Winter White House' for $200000

Mar-a-Lago, first built between 1924 to 1927 by heiress and socialite Marjorie Merriweather Post , has always been a national historic landmark and sprawling 20-acre club offering dining, croquet, a full spa, ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Where the two bodies were found near Delphi, Indiana — MAP

Monday. At this time, authorities haven't officially called off the search for the two missing girls, Liberty German and Abigail Williams. "Very touching. Leazenby said DNR was getting ready to search the wat...More..

by | Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Harrison Ford Involved In Passenger Plane Incident at OC Airport

Ford was given correct landing instructions, the FAA said. According to NBC News , the actor had been instructed to land on runway 20-L at John Wayne Airport in Orange County, California when he aimed for ...More..

Florists making true 'labor of love' to finish Valentine's Day orders
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Florists making true 'labor of love' to finish Valentine's Day orders

It's been a busier Monday than usual at Flowerama in western Sioux Falls, but that isn't a surprise to owner Chuck Kuntze. They've been studying the art of arranging flowers in hopes of becoming budding flori...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

NEW INFORMATION: Lawyer to panel: No promises to 'Making a Murderer' inmate

The panel has no time table for a decision and it could be months before they rule. "I want you to imagine it is not an average person, but a 16-year-old with a very, very low IQ, who is extremely suggestible...More..

Producer Prices Increased 0.6% in January
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Producer Prices Increased 0.6% in January

The Shanghai Composite Index edged up 0.03 percent to 3,217.93 points. The measure was up 1.6 percent from a year earlier, also more than forecast. The expectation for higher inflation could trigger a more aggr...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Coast Guard searches for 3 aboard missing plane in Florida

With several cases of vanished fishermen in Cedar Key, Bason and her family are praying for closure, even if it means facing the hard reality of death. Coast Guard Air Station Sitka MH-60 Jayhawk crews and Coas...More..

White House reporter accuses Trump aide Omarosa Manigault of bullying her
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

White House reporter accuses Trump aide Omarosa Manigault of bullying her

Ryan and Omarosa reportedly got into a verbal altercation just outside of Press Secretary Sean Spicer's office in the West Wing, over Omarosa's accusations that Ryan was paid by a surrogate for the Hillary C...More..

KKK 'Imperial Wizard' found DEAD after 'packing his guns and disappearing'
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

KKK 'Imperial Wizard' found DEAD after 'packing his guns and disappearing'

The police also suspect that he put Frank Ancona's body in his vehicle and drove it to a nearby area, where he then dumped his body. Law enforcement investigators are still investing the circumstances of Ku ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Suspect found guilty of murder, kidnapping in Etan Patz case

Hernandez". However, his first trial ended in a hung jury in 2015. Etan's story has always been famous in New York City and nationwide: In 1979, on the first day his parents allowed him to walk to the bus sto...More..

NC Gov. Roy Cooper offers new compromise for HB2 repeal
by | Tuesday, February 14, 2017

NC Gov. Roy Cooper offers new compromise for HB2 repeal

Activists from the Human Rights Campaign and Equality North Carolina have urged Republicans to take the opportunity to finally end the impasse, though they branded the extra wording in the bill "unnecessary". C...More..